Devdutt is one of the most proficient columnists, in India today. He writes articles that link the worlds of mythology to multiple topics, all pertaining to modern-day society. You will find topics that touch the eternal human concerns, not only co-relating to the Indian mythic structure, but also to that of the world.
"I started writing and luckily, one of my friends who heard it, put it in the corporate dossier. I started publishing it and the articles became very popular."
Indian Mythology - Why Hanuman Chalisa is the most powerful expression of personal…
Published on 13th July, 2017, on www.dailyo.in . One of the things that catch your…
Indian Mythology - Why Hanuman Chalisa is the most powerful expression of personal Hinduism
Published on 13th July, 2017, on www.dailyo.in . One of the things that catch your eye in the middle of a horrifyingly crowded Mumbai local train is the sight of people sitting or standing in a corner, reading from a tiny chapbook sold in roadside shops near temples. Most popular of these chapbooks is the Hanuman Chalisa. In the midst of the crushing inhumanity that is urban life, you see a glow on the reader’s face. It is the most powerful expression of personal Hinduism that one can encounter on India’s streets. I have always wondered what the Hanuman Chalisa is and what is in ..